Archives for: February 2009

Recession might level the golf equipment playing field

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Just in case you happened to be in a good mood when you started reading this, let me just sort of toss out a few words, names, and phrases: Foreclosure. Lay-off. Stock market nosedive. Unemployment. Bankruptcy. Lehman Brothers. Auto Industry. Home va… more »

Most frustrating thing about golf: The disconnect between range and course

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Golf is a frustrating game. It is perhaps THE most frustrating game for a number of defensible reasons, none of which will I go into here. My own greatest frustration is the complete disconnect I feel between the range and the course. I can hit ANY sh… more »

Cartpath.com is a social networking site for golfers

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[AUTHOR'S NOTE: There had been some earlier reports that clicking on the Cartpath.com link triggered a warning about possible malware, in response to which, I had removed the original posting of this blog. I just received word from John Mitchell of Cartp… more »

Straight Aim helps protect your grips with new grip covers

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The folks at Straight Aim have discovered something about grips: If they are exposed to sunlight and/or air, they become slippery faster. While this discovery may not be quite Nobel-Prize-worthy, it would seem to be a plausible reason why your clubs… more »

Golfers at Minnesota's 25th annual Chilly Open hit the ice links tomorrow!

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Ahh, it's that time of year again on Lake Minnetonka in Wayzata, Minnesota. It's time for stir-crazy, spring-fevered golfers to don their longjohns and grab a few clubs—and maybe a hockey stick—and hit the icy links. It's time for The Chilly Open.… more »

Simply select where you want to play, find a tee time deal, and golf now!

Dates: May 1, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Includes one night at the Virgin River Hotel & Casino and one round of Golf at the Palms or CasaBlanca Golf Club. Virgin River amenities include Free Wi-Fi, two pools and hot tubs, Bowling Center, Starbucks, on-site laundry facility, gift shop, lounge with live country music.
Price range: $79